JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
とう
Grade: 3
ごく
Grade: S
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

Likely from Sinitic 投獄.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(とう)(ごく) (tōgoku

  1. Imprisonment.

VerbEdit

(とう)(ごく)する (tōgoku surutransitive suru (stem (とう)(ごく) (tōgoku shi), past (とう)(ごく)した (tōgoku shita))

  1. To imprison, to throw into prison.

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN